Jan Siewert favourite for Huddersfield vacancy

Huddersfield appear to have turned their attention to Borussia Dortmund II head coach Jan Siewert in their efforts to secure a long-term replacement for David Wagner.

Siewert has shot to the top of the next Huddersfield manager betting and may be poised to follow the same path as Wagner, who made the switch from Borussia Dortmund's second team to the Terriers in November 2015.

The gamble on Siewert could mean that Mark Hudson's spell as caretaker-manager is short-lived.

Hudson had been as short as evens with Betfred to land the job on a permanent basis but has eased to 4-1.

Slavisa Jokanovic is a 9-1 chance and David Moyes is available at 10-1.

Carlisle have appointed Steven Pressley as their new manager on a  contract until the end of the season.

He replaces John Sheridan, who left to join Chesterfield earlier this month.

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Man City v Tottenham

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  • City scored in the opening half of 16 of their 19 home league games last term
Expert verdict
Manchester City beat Tottenham in three of their four meetings last term and an early season duel at the Etihad should see the Citizens uphold the form. Spurs supporters may feel they won 2018-19’s most crucial clash – the 1-0 first-leg victory at their new stadium that saw the Lilywhites advance into the Champions League semi-finals at the expense of Pep Guardiola’s men. But while Guardiola has yet to crack the code in Europe with City, his team have barely put a foot wrong domestically. Fast starts against Liverpool in the Community Shield and at West Ham suggest they will look to seize the early initiative.

 

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